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Ground Banksia

Ground Banksia is an easy-to grow groundcover with red-pink flowers and ornamental toothed foliage.

Groundcover Feature Foliage Suitable for Pots Waterwise Waterwise

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Noongar Name: Unknown

Scientific Name: Banksia blechnifolia

Performance: Easy to grow

Size: Groundcover spreading to 2m with a maximum height up to 50cm

Flower: Red-pink

Flowering Time: Djilba – Kambarang (Sep – Nov)

Natural Distribution: Grows in the Southwest of WA

Growing at a Glance

See Growing Guide for more detail

Position: Suitable for a sunny position.

Watering: A waterwise, drought-hardy plant.

Feeding: Fertiliser not required.

Pruning: Generally not needed.

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Invited Guests

This provides habitat for Invertebrates, Birds, Reptiles, and Mammals


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